The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
England / North West
Rank 177 198 256
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +58
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 71 41 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.21% 0.74% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.84% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 1
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5218 4865 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4042 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region.

Machine Learning Salary Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in the North West

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 55 £52,500 -12.50% 10
Cheshire +12 9 £52,500 +31.30%
Merseyside -2 4 £55,000 -31.25%
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 71 (50.35%) Python
2 70 (49.65%) SQL
3 65 (46.10%) Analytics
4 63 (44.68%) Big Data
5 60 (42.55%) R
6 51 (36.17%) C#
7 50 (35.46%) Statistics
8 45 (31.91%) .NET
9 43 (30.50%) WPF
10 41 (29.08%) WCF
11 37 (26.24%) MVC
12 36 (25.53%) Computer Science
13 35 (24.82%) PhD
14 34 (24.11%) Data Mining
14 34 (24.11%) SAS
14 34 (24.11%) Mathematics
15 32 (22.70%) Finance
16 30 (21.28%) Google
17 29 (20.57%) MATLAB
18 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (19.86%) Algorithms
19 26 (18.44%) Bayesian Methods
19 26 (18.44%) Cloud Computing
20 25 (17.73%) NoSQL
20 25 (17.73%) Data Analysis
21 24 (17.02%) NUnit
21 24 (17.02%) Stata
21 24 (17.02%) SPSS
21 24 (17.02%) Amazon AWS

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (24.11%) SAS
2 9 (6.38%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.13%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (17.02%) SPSS
1 24 (17.02%) Stata
2 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.44%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.80%) SaaS
4 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.26%) GitHub
6 3 (2.13%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (44.68%) Big Data
2 34 (24.11%) Data Mining
3 25 (17.73%) NoSQL
4 17 (12.06%) Hadoop
5 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
7 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.84%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.13%) QlikView
9 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.42%) HBase
10 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.71%) Power BI
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (17.02%) NUnit
2 19 (13.48%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.80%) JIRA
5 10 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (6.38%) gulp
7 8 (5.67%) Bitbucket
7 8 (5.67%) Grunt
7 8 (5.67%) Subversion
8 2 (1.42%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.42%) JUnit
8 2 (1.42%) Maven
8 2 (1.42%) Mockito
9 1 (0.71%) Babel
9 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 32 (22.70%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Marketing
3 3 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (41.84%) Developer
2 50 (35.46%) Data Scientist
3 43 (30.50%) Senior Developer
4 34 (24.11%) Lead Developer
5 31 (21.99%) .NET Developer
5 31 (21.99%) C# Developer
5 31 (21.99%) Lead C# Developer
5 31 (21.99%) Senior C# Developer
6 24 (17.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 23 (16.31%) Lead .NET Developer
8 21 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (14.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 13 (9.22%) Senior Data Scientist
10 9 (6.38%) Angular Developer
10 9 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (5.67%) Machine Learning Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Analyst
13 5 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.91%) .NET
2 43 (30.50%) WPF
3 41 (29.08%) WCF
4 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 12 (8.51%) Entity Framework
6 11 (7.80%) Web Services
7 10 (7.09%) .NET Framework
8 9 (6.38%) CSS
8 9 (6.38%) HTML
9 8 (5.67%) Backbone.js
9 8 (5.67%) CSS3
9 8 (5.67%) Django
9 8 (5.67%) Ember.js
9 8 (5.67%) HTML5
9 8 (5.67%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (5.67%) LESS
9 8 (5.67%) Node.js
9 8 (5.67%) React
9 8 (5.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (35.46%) Statistics
2 36 (25.53%) Computer Science
3 34 (24.11%) Mathematics
4 28 (19.86%) Algorithms
4 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (17.02%) Xbox
6 20 (14.18%) Neural Network
7 15 (10.64%) Physics
7 15 (10.64%) Visualisation
8 12 (8.51%) Economics
9 9 (6.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (4.96%) Credit Risk
12 6 (4.26%) N-Tier
13 4 (2.84%) CUDA
14 3 (2.13%) iPad
14 3 (2.13%) Social Media
14 3 (2.13%) User Experience
15 1 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
15 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.42%) Linux
1 2 (1.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.71%) Android
2 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (46.10%) Analytics
2 37 (26.24%) MVC
3 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (18.44%) Bayesian Methods
5 25 (17.73%) Data Analysis
6 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (15.60%) OO
7 22 (15.60%) TDD
8 18 (12.77%) Data Analytics
8 18 (12.77%) Statistical Modelling
9 16 (11.35%) Statistical Analysis
10 14 (9.93%) Stochastic Modelling
10 14 (9.93%) Validation
11 13 (9.22%) Cluster Analysis
11 13 (9.22%) Scrum
12 12 (8.51%) Predictive Modelling
13 10 (7.09%) Neuroscience
14 9 (6.38%) DevOps
15 8 (5.67%) Time Series Forecasting
15 8 (5.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.35%) Python
2 70 (49.65%) SQL
3 60 (42.55%) R
4 51 (36.17%) C#
5 29 (20.57%) MATLAB
6 22 (15.60%) Java
7 18 (12.77%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.80%) Perl
9 10 (7.09%) C++
9 10 (7.09%) VBA
10 9 (6.38%) C
11 8 (5.67%) Scala
11 8 (5.67%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.96%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (24.82%) PhD
2 22 (15.60%) Degree
3 2 (1.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (21.28%) Google
2 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.26%) Cloudera
3 6 (4.26%) Hortonworks
3 6 (4.26%) IBM
4 4 (2.84%) Tableau
5 2 (1.42%) Facebook
5 2 (1.42%) Splunk
5 2 (1.42%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
6 1 (0.71%) Teradata
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